Waste Services has strong second quarter
Waste Services, Inc. announced financial results for
the second quarter ended June 30, 2009. On an adjusted
basis, fully diluted earnings per share were $0.100 for
the quarter as compared to $0.125 in the second quarter
of 2008. Revenue for the quarter was $107.5 million compared
to $128.3 million for the same quarter in 2008. Reported
income from continuing operations before taxes for the
quarter was $6.0 million as compared to income in the
comparative period of $9.0 million.
For the six month period ended June 30, 2009, fully diluted
adjusted earnings per share were $0.131 as compared to
$0.152 in the corresponding period of 2008. Revenue was
$203.3 million compared to $244.9 million in 2008.